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Premier League win

Liverpool beat Burnley

Liverpool secured victory in the last game ahead of the second leg of the Champions League Round of 16 tie away to FC Bayern. Jürgen Klopp’s team beat Burnley 4-2 at Anfield on Sunday afternoon so they head for Wednesday’s game in Munich on the back of a league win. The Reds did not get off to a good start as Ashley Westwood opened the scoring for the visitors on six minutes. The hosts hit back and turned the game round before the half-time break with goals from Roberto Firmino (19’) and Sadio Mané (29’). After the restart, Firmino (67’) extended the lead with his second goal. Johann Berg Gudmundsson (90+1’) pulled a goal back for Burnley but that was cancelled out when Mané (90+3’) made it 4-2. The result means Liverpool (73 points) still trail Premier League leaders Manchester City (74).

 

Liverpool line-up: Alisson – Alexander-Arnold (Sturridge 86’), Matip, van Dijk, Robertson – Wijnaldum (Henderson 68’), Fabinho, Lallana (Keita 77’) – Salah, Firmino, Mané